2 star hotel
Area: Clayton Heights-Lomas Del Cielo
2.03 mi from Rio Grande Zoo
Best Rooms: Located next to Gibson Blvd. SE, Quality Suites Albuquerque is surrounded by the parking lot, so you won't find any great views.
2.5 star hotel
Area: Near North Valley
2.25 mi from Rio Grande Zoo
Best Rooms: Rooms facing 12th St. Nw offer the best available views, which are of surrounding buildings.
3 star hotel
Area: Sunport Park
2.49 mi from Rio Grande Zoo
Best Rooms: Even-numbered rooms offer views of the city, better from floor 4.
Best Rooms: Those who enjoy watching the planes take off and land should note that even-numbered rooms facing Sunport Blvd. provide the best vantage point.
Best Rooms: There are no special views offed at Hampton Inn Albuquerque, as rooms either overlook the street or other buildings.
Best Rooms: Encircled by the parking lot, Ramada Albuquerque Airport is situated where Alamo Ave. runs along with Baylor Dr., so you don't find much in the way of views.